Portrait of Jackie Chan Made Out of 64,000 Chopsticks

 Artist Hong Yi, aka Red meticulously tied batches of the 64,000 chopsticks together and strung them in rows to produce Jackie Chan’s likeness. From up close, the portrait is nothing more than a pixelated arrangement of dots. But, from afar, Chan’s smiling face emerges from the wooden sticks as another stunning example of Red’s innovative style.

Portraits of Animals

Czech photographer Lukas Holas takes simply stunning shots of animals in black and white. Holas uses his skills in digital photography and graphic design to edit out the background from his photos and instead inserts a pure black backdrop for the animals. This focuses all the attention on the animals and lets their impressive physical characteristics and personalities take the forefront.

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A Story of Reincarnation 

This animated short by London-based artist, animator and body painter Emma Allen briefly depicts the cycle of reincarnation using face paint. 

  • Posted 5 months ago
  • November 12th, 2013

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African Lions and Elephants

Wildlife photographer Michael “Nick” Nichols’s long-term project documenting the lives of African lions and elephants is currently on view at Anastasia Photo in New York City through October 30, 2013.

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The Mess of Emotion

An expressive series of hyperrealistic oil paintings by Korean artist Rim Lee that features a woman covered in thick, acrylic paints. The artist’s work is a combination of performance, photography, and painting.

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  • Posted 5 months ago
  • October 25th, 2013

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Wish

Cuban-American artist Jorge Rodriguez-Gerada has created one of the worlds largest installation totaling a 11 acres and using 8 million pounds of soil. The portrait was  recently revealed as part of the Belfast Festival in Northern Ireland

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